U.S. Mission Geneva

U.S. Statement at the WTO Trade Policy Review of Sierra Leone

The TPR report submitted by the government of Sierra Leone indicated that it is developing a plan to make greater use of the opportunities presented by the U.S. African Growth and Opportunity Act, which we would very much welcome.

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U.S. Condemns Iranian Ballistic Missile Launch


Ambassador Robert Wood took the floor at the Conference on Disarmament plenary session on February 7, 2017 to express the United States’ condemnation of Iran’s recent ballistic missile launch.

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Statement by the United States at the January 25, 2017, DSB Meeting

Statement by the United States at the January 25, 2017, World Trade Organization Dispute Settlement Body Meeting.

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Inauguration Day: Donald Trump to Take Office as America’s 45th President

President Trump and Vice President Pence

Watch the live stream coverage of Inauguration Day 2017 on PBS: https://twitter.com/i/live/807346862592139264 and on the Joint Congressional Committee on Inaugural Ceremonies website. Donald J. Trump, a businessman who promises to use his financial know-how to help Americans improve their standard of living, on January 20 takes office as the 45th president of the United States. Official information on […]

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Ambassador Hamamoto: Bringing Down Legal Barriers to Women’s Economic Empowerment

Ambassador Pamela Hamamoto

You have chosen to put women’s challenges and opportunities in their rightful place – at the forefront of our missions – at a time when it is imperative to include everyone in the next chapter of global sustainable development, and for that I thank you.

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Costs & Consequences of Violence Against Women Last for Generations – We’re Working to #EndGBV Worldwide


The U.S. Mission in Geneva and the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) join the international community in commemorating 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence, which began on Friday, November 25 (International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women) and ends on December 10 (International Human Rights Day). This year’s theme is “From Peace in the Home to Peace in the World: Make Education Safe for All.”

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Remarks by Ambassador Hamamoto at 241st Marine Corps Ball


“Marines, I have been looking forward to your annual Ball, as it gives us the opportunity to pay tribute to the essential role you play at our Mission. We are deeply grateful for the safety and security you provide, and we all appreciate your loyal service to our country.”

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Vacancy Announcement: Volunteer Local Intern

Students in Switzerland who are non-U.S. citizens are eligible for the interim program, including any non-Swiss foreign nationals who are legal resident students of Switzerland (who possess a Student Permit).

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Secretary Kerry’s Call With Russian Foreign Minister Lavrov (Readout)

The Secretary and Foreign Minister Lavrov reaffirmed the importance of extending and solidifying the cessation of hostilities in Syria. They agreed on the urgent need for humanitarian aid to begin flowing.

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Ambassador Hamamoto: Remarks at East-West Sustainability Summit, Honolulu, Hawaii


“Geneva – the operational hub of multilateral diplomacy – provides the foundation for our work, which is built on the need to bridge cultures, to develop a network of both traditional and non-traditional partners, as we address the world’s most significant social, economic, and environmental challenges. And that’s what I want to talk about today – how the United States is working in concert with the international community in Geneva – through multi-stakeholder partnerships – to enhance resiliency and foster sustainable development around the world.”

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